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#The Boy on the Shed

# the-boy-on-the-shed - Monday 31 December, 2018

'My career finished with injury and the thing I feared most, my mother dying, happened at that moment... I was 21'

Paul Ferris on adapting to life as a former footballer.

# the-boy-on-the-shed - Thursday 20 December, 2018

'I promised her it wasn’t the end for me. Even if the surgery didn’t work and my career was over'

In this extract from his memoir, Lisburn native and former Newcastle footballer Paul Ferris recalls one of the darkest periods in his life.

# the-boy-on-the-shed - Monday 26 November, 2018

From The42 Which of these 7 books deserves to win the 2018 William Hill Sports Book of the Year? Good Reads

Which of these 7 books deserves to win the 2018 William Hill Sports Book of the Year?

The winner of the illustrious prize will be confirmed at a ceremony on Tuesday.